following represents a small snapshot of the advantages of hemp:
best for paper pulp
accounts for 92% of all papermaking world-wide.
wood accounts for 14% of wood felling. Forests cannot meet the demand
of the paper industry.
made of bast of hemp is superior to softwood pulp.
of core stem is similar to hardwood pulp. Whole stem is best.
water pollution of wood pulp and paper mills is serious. The waste dioxins
(primary toxic component of Agent Orange) cause cancer.
Chlorine Free (TCF) processes can be easily applied to hemp pulp.
hemp paper is safer for the planet and you - especially for food packaging.